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  • MUMBAI, Sept 3- Google Inc's partnership with three Indian phone makers is set to rev up fast-growing demand for lower priced smartphones, and spell more trouble for Samsung Electronics which is rapidly losing share in emerging markets.

  • Google starts quantum computing research project Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:45 PM ET

    Sept 2- Google Inc said a research team led by physicist John Martinis from the University of California Santa Barbara will join the company to start a project to build new quantum information processors based on superconducting electronics.

  • In light of celebrity hacks, how to protect data Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The circulation of nude photographs stolen from celebrities' online accounts has raised questions about the security of storing information over the Internet.

  • Apple: Some nude shots taken from stars' accounts Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— As federal investigators worked Tuesday to determine who stole and posted nude photos of several female celebrities online, the images continued to be removed from various sites.

  • Google's corporate products division changes name Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:58 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Google is hoping a new brand will help sell more of its services to other companies. The decade-old division responsible for corporate sales is now known as " Google for Work."

  • Why Apple could make mobile payments popular Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:22 AM ET
    Tim Cook, CEO of Apple

    Why Apple's mobile payment system expected on the coming iPhone 6 could be better than Google Wallet.

  • MILAN, Sept 2- Leonardo Del Vecchio, the 79- year-old founder of Italian eyewear maker Luxottica, decided to replace long-term CEO Andrea Guerra after Guerra rejected his plans to take a more active role in the firm to prepare for a handover to his offspring.

  • Survey: Foreign companies in China feel 'targeted' Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:33 AM ET

    BEIJING— Foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and might cut investment if conditions fail to improve, a U.S. business group said Tuesday.

  • Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    LIMA, Peru— The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Peru, defacing websites and extracting sensitive data to strut their programming prowess and make political points.

  • *Speculation about possible iWatch launch by Apple. *Swatch Group to make Swatch with fitness functions. BIEL, Aug 31- Swatch Group is happy to go it alone with a launch next year of watches with "smart" features to compete with so-called wearable gadgets from the big tech companies, a market potentially worth $93 billion.

  • Death-free highways in view for auto industry Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    The future of driving could involve technology that allows drivers to see how fast other cars on the road are moving.

    More than 30,000 Americans are killed in highway crashes each year, but experts believe that death toll could sink to zero.

  • Hiring a senior executive from a major competitor is rare for Intel, which is known in Silicon Valley for its insular culture, and it reflects the eagerness of the Santa Clara, California, chipmaker to improve its struggling mobile business.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 29- Chipmaker Intel Corp has hired Amir Faintuch, a senior executive at Qualcomm Inc, to co-manage the development of the company's chips, an Intel spokesman said on Friday.

  • US stocks rise; best August in 14 years for S&P 500 Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks rose Friday, with Wall Street headed to a fourth week of gains ahead of the long holiday weekend.

  • Google's infrastructure play     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:20 PM ET

    Lou Basenese, Disruptive Tech Research, discusses Google's push into the drone delivery space.

  • How FAA views drones     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Google has announced "Project Wing" aiming to develop its drone delivery system, and Eamon Javers spoke with the FAA about unmanned vehicle regulations.

  • Midday movers: Apple, Big Lots, Tesla Motors & more Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:17 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • Big money is pouring into high-tech tutoring Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    Educational Support Specialists provide online university level tutoring in Mountain View, California.

    The $7 billion market for tutoring services is in the midst of a transformation, driven by new technology.

  • Online banking or shopping: What's more secure? Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    In light of this week's reports that banks were hacked, a cybersecurity expert rates the best and worst industries at protecting your online data.

  • Drone players now & tomorrow     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, and the "Squawk Alley" crew discuss drone delivery and who will enter the space. Swisher says in 10 years, drones will be normal.